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Quantum West: The Quantum Marketplace
icon_in-person.svgIn person: 26 January 2022 • 5:00 PM - 5:35 PM PST | Quantum Hub Stage, Hall A Lobby (Exhibit Level) 

5:00 PM
Introductory Remarks

Thierry Botter
Thierry Botter
Executive Director
European Quantum Industry Consortium (QuIC)
Dr. Thierry Botter is Executive Director of the European Quantum Industry Consortium (QuIC), an industry association aimed at supporting the European commercial quantum solutions. He was previously deputy-Chief of Airbus’ central research & technology (CRT) organization and head of Airbus Blue Sky, a research department focused on transformative technologies. Dr. Botter also served as a member of the first strategic advisory board for the European Commission’s Quantum Technologies Flagship. He holds a PhD in physics from the University of California, Berkeley, and Master’s degree in aerospace engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

5:05 PM
Quantum Marketplace: Now and Looking Ahead

Mark Wippich
Mark Wippich
MPW (United States)
QED-C Quantum Marketplace (United States)

Mark will discuss the current status of the quantum marketplace for the various target applications. He will address where we are, the gaps with moving the technology into commercialization along the value chain, and the timing for productization of the technologies, including various perspectives from providers and users of quantum technologies. Bring your questions.

Mark Wippich is Principal of MPW, a leading advisory firm in the Technology Space. He is a Board Member and Senior Business Development Advisor for various companies, including moderating the monthly highly popular QED-C Quantum Marketplace connecting providers and users of quantum technology, highlighting what’s available, what’s needed, and the path forward.